April 24, 1987, "A Child's Life: Who Pays?" Keynote Speaker, Spring Conference Association For The Care Of Children's Health. Texas Gulf Coast Affiliate.
April 8, 1987,"Stop Child Abuse!" Panel Presentation. Sponsored by the ESCAPE Center (Exchange Supported Child Abuse Prevention Effort).
October 21, 1987, “Long-Term Follow up of Children Requiring Chronic Care.” Pediatric Critical Care Unit Conference.
June 16, 1988, "Child Abuse" Public Hearing Presentation representing the University of Texas Medical School at Houston, to the Honorable Doyle Willis, Chairman, Select Committee on Child Abuse. University of Houston.
October 27, 1988 “Tracking System Services.” Public Hearing called by the Children & Youth Coordinating Council. Department of Human Services State of Texas. Austin, Texas.
September 16, 1988, “Children's Issues & Child Abuse.” Radio Talk KYST Radio Alegria Invited Speaker. Houston, Texas.
November 3, 1989, "Developmental Problems of the Premature." Presentation to the Chaplain's Training Seminar. Hermann Hospital. Houston, Texas.
January 1989, "Difficult Decisions: The Use Of Medical Technology To Support Life" sponsored by the Health Policy Institute, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. These recommendations contributed to the drafting State Senate Bill 1785 by Senator Chet Brooks.
September 23, 1989, “Building Bridges: A Collaborative Workshop for Parents and Professionals.” Panel Presentation and Group Discussion: Pediatrician's Perspective. First Presbyterian Church. Houston, Texas.
October 10, 1989, “Living with Chronic Disease.” Presentation to the Maternal Child Healthcare. Houston, Texas.
November 1, 1989, “What happens to Babies with Chronic Illness after Discharge.” Perinatal Medicine Conference. UTMSH. Houston, Texas.
January 14, 1991, “Sexuality and the Disabled.” Presentation to the ADELANTE parent's group. Albuquerque, New Mexico.
February 5, 1991, “Sexuality and the child with Down's Syndrome.” Presentation to the Albuquerque Down's Syndrome Association. Albuquerque, New Mexico.
February 29, 1991, “Sex Education and the Adolescent with Disabilities.” Presentation to the Association of Special Education Teachers of Albuquerque, New Mexico.
April 26-28, 1991, “Medical-Partnerships.” Presentation at the Parents Reaching Out 5th Annual Stress and Coping Conference, Las Cruces, New Mexico.
May 4-7, 1991, “Developing Tracking Systems Utilizing Public and Private Coalitions.” Sixth Annual National Symposium on Information Technology. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
July 15-17, 1991, “Total rehabilitation of the Child with a Disabling Condition.” Presentation at the Annual Conference on ISSUES IN PRIMARY PEDIATRIC PRACTICE Santa Fe, New Mexico. Organized by Scott And White Hospital and Clinic, Texas A&M University College of Medicine.
July 15-17, 1991, “Sexuality and the Handicapped.” Annual Conference on Issues in Primary Pediatric Practice, Santa Fe, New Mexico Sponsored by Scott and White Hospital and Clinic, Texas A&M University, College of Medicine.
September 5-6, 1991, “Parents as Consultants in a Multidisciplinary Team.” Fourth Annual Magic Years Conference. Holiday Pyramid. Albuquerque, New Mexico 20. September 13-15, 1991, “Prevention and Outcome with Pediatric Head Injury.” Step by Step: Focusing on the Future. The sixth Annual New Mexico Head Injury Foundation Conference. Four Seasons Hotel. Albuquerque, NM
January 17-18, 1992, “Head Injury in Children.” Carrie Tingley Hospital Twenty-Second Winter Orthopedic Seminar. Double Tree Hotel, Albuquerque, NM
February 14, 1992, “Sexuality in Children with Disabilities; a Developmental Perspective. Crossroads-Life's Transitions.” Stress and Coping Conference. Sponsored by Parents Reaching Out; Hilton Hotel. Albuquerque. NM.
May 23, 1992, “Health Related Issues among Hispanics” Panel Presentation. National Image Inc. 1992 National Training Conference and Convention. Convention Center Albuquerque, NM
May 25, 1992, “Celebrating Family Strengths.” Plenary Session. Panel member. Association for the Care of Children's Health 27th Annual Conference. Atlanta, Georgia.
May 26, 1992, “Family Liaison/Medical Residency Program.” Association for the Care of Children's Health 27th Annual Conference. Atlanta, GA
September 23, 1992, “Traumatic Brain Injury. Diagnosis and Classification.” Quarterly meeting of the Disability Prevention Council. St. Joseph's Hospital Albuquerque, NM
September 29, 1992 – October 1, 1992, “Family Centered Care in New Mexico.” Children's Medical Services Statewide Meeting, Lovelace Medical Foundation Albuquerque, NM
November 10, 1992,“Traumatic Brain Injuries in Children -Rehabilitation Issues.” Lecture to Physical Therapy students. Training Course 1992-1993. University of New Mexico, Albuquerque
December 2-4, 1992, Facilitator in the 2nd New Mexico Instructional Institute on TBI. Hyatt Regency Albuquerque.
August 27-28, 1993, Group Leader, Medical Issues Dorothy Turner Memorial Seminar. “Quality of Life: What is it? Who Decides?” Monte Vista Christian Church, Albuquerque, NM.
November 1993, Traumatic Brain Injury in Children - Incidence and Physiopathology of Brain Injury. Lecture to Physical Therapy students, University of New Mexico.
May 1996, Medical Treatment Decision-Making. Training session for the Arc of New Mexico Board. Pinnacle Hotel, Albuquerque, NM
June 9-12, 1996, Helping Families Make Difficult Medical Decisions. ACCH 31st Annual Conference. Albuquerque Convention Center. Albuquerque, New Mexico
June 15, 1996, Disability Awareness. State Teachers Association and Teachers Assistant Federation. Fred Harvey Hotel.
Chronic Disease Management in Developmental Disabilities. Presentation made to Tohatchi Medical Community, Grants NM
Chronic Disease Management in Developmental Disabilities. Presentation made to faculty and residents in Family & Community Medicine, UNM Las Cruces, NM
Chronic Disease Management in Developmental Disabilities. Presentation made to Lovelace Physicians in Espanola, NM
Chronic Disease Management in Developmental Disabilities. Presentation made to Presbyterian Health Group, Grants, NM
Chronic Disease Management in Developmental Disabilities. Presentation made for the Presbyterian Health Group in Belen, NM
1998, The Continuum of Care Project in NM. A Collaborative Project supported by the state Department of Health to serve the medical needs of people with developmental disabilities. AAMR National Conference in San Diego
October 1998, Aspiration Pneumonia in People with Developmental Disabilities. "Reducing Preventable Aspiration in People with Developmental Disabilities" Conference supported by state DOH in NM
October 30, 1998, “Taking Care of Adults with Developmental Disabilities.” Veterans Administration Hospital, Internal Medicine Residency Training Program
November 21, 1998, “Identifying Issues and Collaboration Strategies.” Management of Chronic Disease along the US-Mexico Border: Hemophilia as a model. El Paso, TX Sponsored by the University of Texas Medical Center at Houston. Hemophilia Regional Center.
November 25, 1995, “Taking Care of Adults with Developmental Disabilities.” University of New Mexico Internal Medicine Department, residency training program.
January 20, 1999, “Aspiration Pneumonia.” Workshop, organized by the NM Department of Health and the Continuum of Care Project. Las Cruces NM
February 19, 1999, “Guardianship: A Few Things to Remember,” Ethics, Law and Medicine Forum. Panelist. UNM-HSC Albuquerque, NM
July 14, 1999, Chronic Disease Management and Developmental Disabilities. Presentation to Family Practice resident in Roswell, NM
July 21, 1999, Aspiration Pneumonia in People with Developmental Disabilities. Presentation to nurses, social workers and direct care staff. Albuquerque, NM
October 19, 1999, Care of Persons with Developmental Disabilities in NM. New Mexico Conference on Adult Abuse. La Posada Hotel, Albuquerque, NM
November 12, 1999, State of the state in Developmental Disabilities: Are We There Yet? Annual Conference of Developmental Disabilities Nurses Association. Holiday Inn Albuquerque, NM
January 5, 2000, Early Identification of Developmental Problems. Presentation to Family Practice resident in Santa Fe, NM
March 15, 2000, Chronic Conditions Management in Developmental Disability. Presentation to Family Practice resident in Las Cruces, NM
July 12, 2000, Chronic Conditions Management. Family Practice resident in Roswell, NM.
July 22, 2000, Chronic Conditions Management in Developmental Disability. San Juan Regional Pediatric Group in Farmington, NM
August 22, 2000, Down Syndrome. Grand round presentation at Los Alamos Medical Center, NM
October 4, 2000, Chronic Condition Management in Developmental Disability. Roswell, NM
November 17, “Life Span Issues in Developmental Disabilities” Annual meeting Developmental Disabilities Nurses Association. Montevista Christian Church, Albuquerque
June 20, 2001, “Community Safety/Substance Abuse Prevention in Children” Presentation at Cesar Chavez Community Center. Community Meeting. Albuquerque, NM
January 17, 2001, Chronic Disease Management. Family & Community Medicine Roswell Residency Program.
February 14, 2001, Autism. Part of Chronic Disease Management training for Family & Community Medicine Residency program in Las Cruces, NM.
March 30, 2001, Medical Home for Children with Special Healthcare Needs. Presentation during the State wide conference organized by Family Voices State Chapter. Sheraton Hotel, Albuquerque
April 4, 2001, Advanced Directives, DNR and Healthcare Decisions in people with disabilities Presentation as part of yearly training for Case Managers Medically Fragile Program. Center for Development and Disability, Albuquerque, NM
April 25, 2001, Chronic Conditions Management. Presentation in Roswell for Family & Community Medicine residents. Roswell, NM
April 11, 2001, Healthcare Decision and Developmental Disabilities. Presentation to residents in Family & Community Medicine Santa Fe, NM
April 25, 2001, Physical Exam in Persons with Developmental Disabilities, as part of Chronic Conditions Management training for residents in Family & Community Medicine Roswell, NM
June 27, 2001, Developmental Disabilities Update. Grand Rounds presentation Hatch Medical Center Ben Archer Clinic, Hatch, NM
August 8, 2001, Medical Home for Children with Special Healthcare Needs, His, Gallup, NM
September 22, 2001, Medical Home for Children with Special Healthcare Needs. New Mexico Pediatric Society Fall Meeting Carlsbad, NM
2002, Title V Regional Conference. Early Childhood Intervention, Saint Louis, Missouri
2002, Family Voices Regional Meeting. Medical Home Initiative in New Mexico, Saint Louis, Missouri
March 2003, Chronic Care Conditions Management series. Las Cruces, NM
2002, Grief Management in Special Needs Population, Developmental Disabilities Nurses Association, Annual Meeting, Albuquerque, NM
March 2003, Grief Management in Children with Special Health Care Needs. Casa Angelica, in- service training Albuquerque , NM
March 25, 2003, Anticipatory Guidance in Primary Care Pediatrics. Resident Training conference. UNM Albuquerque, NM
August 8, 2003, Medical Issues Affecting Students with Severe Disabilities. Intensive Support Program In-Service Training for Special Education Teachers, Albuquerque Public School System. Albuquerque TVI Montoya Campus.
August 9, 2003, White Coat Ceremony Class of 2007. Keynote Speaker. UNM Continuing Education Conference Center. Albuquerque, NM
October 9, 2003, “Medical Issues Affecting Children With Developmental Disabilities.” Presentation to Special Education Students. Mitchell Hall UNM
November 7, 2003, “Transitions in Adolescence- Primary Care Perspective.” Chronic Illness: How To Transition from Child-oriented to Adult-oriented Care. Baylor College of Medicine.
November 8, 2003, “Provider Perspective of What Works.” Chronic Illness: How to Transition from Child-oriented to Adult-oriented Care. Baylor College of Medicine.
November 14, 2003, “Medical Issues Affecting Persons with Developmental Disabilities – Syndromes.” Annual Conference Developmental Disabilities Nurses Association (DDNA) Montevista Christian Church, Albuquerque, NM
November 19, 2003, “Tools for Pediatricians.” Keynote Presentation, Tools fro Transition Conference sponsored by Healthy Transition New Mexico Coordinating Council. Science and Technology Bldg. UNM Albuquerque, NM
November 19, 2003, “Sexuality & Safety Issues – Panel Discussion.” Facilitator. Tools for Transition Conference sponsored by Healthy Transition New Mexico Coordinating Council. Science and Technology Bldg. UNM
January 28, 2004, Child Development-Screening & Referral. Presentation to Santa Fe Family & Community Residency Program. Santa Fe, NM
May 15, 2004, Transition for Adolescents with Special Health Care Needs. Grand Rounds presentation for the Taos Medical Society. Taos, New Mexico.
May 19, 2004, Fragile X Syndrome- Genetic Disorders Associated With Mental Retardation. Chronic Conditions Management In Developmental Disabilities Series. Presentation to South East Regional Medical Center-Family & Comm. Medicine Residency Program. Roswell, NM
June 9, 2004, Genetics Syndromes and Mental Retardation. Series in Chronic Conditions Management. Las Cruces Family Practice & Community Medicine Residency Program. Las Cruces, NM
July 17, 2004, “Electronic Medical Records & Care Plans for C&YSHCN.” Round Table Presentation at the CATCH Conference in Chicago organized by the American Academy of Pediatrics. Chicago, Ill.
August 6, 2004, Humanism in Medicine. Panel Member. Presentation to incoming medical student class at UNM-HSC
August 21, 2004, “Depression- The Enemy Within” Dorothy Turner Seminar. Panelist in presenting the pediatric perspective as well as depression in children & youth with developmental disabilities. Monte Vista Christian Church, Albuquerque, NM
September 1, 2004, “Trivial Pediatrics.” Presentation to Family Practice & Community Medicine Residents in Las Cruces, NM
September 8, 2004, Genetic Syndromes in Mental Retardation. Grand Rounds presentation at San Juan Regional Hospital, Farmington, NM
September 23, 2004, “When Behavioral Issues Represent Medical or Psychiatric Conditions.” Grand rounds presentation at Rehoboth McKinley Medical Center Gallup, NM
October 7, 2004, Common Medical Problems in Children with Learning Disabilities-& Genetic Syndromes Associated with Mental Retardation. Presentation to Special Education Department, Under-graduate and Graduate Students, UNM.
October 26, 2004, “Abuse in Children with Disabilities.” New Mexico Conference on Serious Physical Child Abuse 2004. Presented by The Shaken Baby Alliance. Sheraton Old Town,Albuquerque, NM
November 17, 2004 “Down Syndrome. Chronic Conditions Management course. Eastern New Mexico Family Practice Residency Program. Roswell, NM
January 21, 2005 “Pediatric Pearls” Presentation to Pediatric residents, Tully Conference roomUNM, Albuquerque, NM
March 9, 2005 “Chronic Conditions Management in Developmental Disabilities” Prader Willie Syndrome. Presentation to Family Practice Residents in Las Cruces Fam. & Community Medicine in Las Cruces, NM
April 13, 2005 “Drug Abuse Prevention in Children” Presentation at Hays Middle School to parents. Albuquerque, NM
April 18, 2005 “Medical Issues Affecting Learning in Persons with Developmental Disabilities” Presentation to Special Education students at UNM College of Education, UNM, Albuquerque, NM
May 3, 2005 “Cultural Challenges to Delivery of Medical Care” Presentation College of Nursing Symposium student Union Building UNM, Albuquerque, NM
June 8, 2005 “Speech Delay in Children” Presentation done as part of the Chronic Conditions Management curriculum to Family Practice residents in Las Cruces, NM
June 8, 2005 “Failure to Thrive” Presentation to Family Practice Residents in Las Cruces, NM
October 18, 2005 “Medical Issues Affecting Learning”. College of Education at UNM
November 30, 2005 “Seizures in Persons with Developmental Disabilities”. Presented to Family Practice Resident in South Eastern New Mexico Residency Program in Roswell, NM
December 14, 2005 “Genetic Syndromes in Mental Retardation”. Grand Round at San Juan Regional Hospital in Farmington, NM
January 11, 2006 “Heart Murmurs in Pediatrics”& “Exam of the New Born”. Presentation to Family Practice Residents in Las Cruces NM
March 27, 2006 “Resiliency in Children”. Breakout session. “The Well Being of Children and Adolescents” 2nd Annual Conference College of Education. Undergraduate Committee.
May 24, 2006 “Chronic Condition Management in Developmental Disabilities”. Presentation and case discussion in Roswell, New Mexico to Family Practice residents and faculty.
June 7, 2006. Case discussions in Developmental Disabilities. La Familia Center in Santa Fe. Discussion with Family Practice residents and faculty.
October 24, 2006 “Medial Conditions Affecting Learning in Students with Developomental Disabilities”. College of Education; part of the Special Education course. UNM EDUC r-208
October 25, 2006 “The Developmental Disabilities System in New Mexico” a telehealth presentation to three sites simultaneously: Santa Fe, Las Cruces and Roswell, NM. Telehealth Center at Columbia Street. ABQ.
January 10, 2007 “Chronic Condition Management” a telehealth project with Santa Fe Family & Community Medicine. 90 min.
January 10, 2007 “Chronic Condition Management” a telehealth project with South East Regional Family Practice residency program. 90 min.
January 17, 2007 “Ethical Decision-Making & Persons with Developmental Disabilities” a Grand Rounds in Family & Community Medicine. Lecture to faculty and residents.
February 8, 2007 Invited to testify in front of NM Legislature on the value of Infant Mental Health. Round House, Santa Fe , New Mexico
March 8, 2007 “Ethical Decision-Making & Persons with Developmental Disabilities” a Grand Rounds presentation to the Pediatric Department faculty, residents and medical students.
March 23, 2007 Early Childhood Development & Early Intervention” a Behavioral Health Grand Rounds presentation to the faculty and staff at Carrie Tingley Hospital, ABQ.
April 11, 2007 “Ethical Decision-Making & Persons in Medicine” a presentation to Phase I medical students in transition to clinical services. UNM –SOM. BMSB 303 ABQ.
April 11, 2007 “Case Discussion on Developmental Disabilities” with the Santa Fe Family & Community Medicine residency training program through telehealth. CDD building. ABQ.
September 20, 2007 “Learning Opportunities in a Community –based Pediatric Program”. Presentation to group of educators and health professionals at UNM.
October 30, 2007 “Medical Issues Affecting Learning on Children With Developmental Disabilities”. UNM College of Education.
April 1, 2008 ““Medical Issues Affecting Learning on Children With Developmental Disabilities”. UNM College of Education. Hokona Hall.
April 8, 2008 “Ethical Decision Making”. Presentation to Phase I medical students at UNM School of Medicine, Basic Medical Sciences building.
April 9, 2008 “Trisomy 21-Chronic Disease Management Model”. Roswell Family Practice residency program. Roswell, NM
April 17, 2008 “Telehealth Distance Education – Comparative Study” Poster presentation during Pediatrics research week at UNM- School of Medicine.
May 14, 2008 “ Developmental Screening and Early Intervention” Presentation done to residents of SE Family & Community Medicine in Roswell, NM
May 14, 2008 “Autism Spectrum Disorder” Presentation to residents of South Easter Family and Community Medicine in Roswell, NM
July 23, 2008 “Down syndrome” Training for staff at ARCA education center Albuquerque, NM
August 16, 2008 “Chronic Conditions Management” Presentation at Hispanic Medical Association Annual Meeting at Sandia Casino Albuquerque, NM
September 22, 2008 Poster presentation at the National Public Health Conference on “community programs that work” Hyatt Regency Downtown Albuquerque, NM
October 22, 2008 “Medical conditions affecting learning in persons with developmental disabilities” Presentation at College of Education to undergraduate and graduate students. Dane Smith Hall UNM
November 12, 2008 “Autism” via telehealth plus patient care consultation on developmental issues. Faculty and Residents of Family & Community Medicine in Roswell, NM
March 10, 2009 ““Medical Issues Affecting Learning on Children With Developmental Disabilities”. UNM College of Education. Hokona Hall.
March 4, 2013 Public Square at KNME. Panel presenter on Behavioral Health integration into Primary Care.
May 10, 2013 Head to Two Conference. Presentation on Health Leadership High School. Physician and Board of Director’s perspective. Hotel Albuquerque, NM
May 10, 2013 AAP Webinar on Family Centered Care. Presenter.
June 12, 2013 Poster Presentation: “Logic Model and IPC at a community based clinic”. Reaching Across Borders- Interprofessional Collaboration International Conference. Vancouver, Canada
June 17, 2013 Family Centered Care- Parents Reaching Out regional conference at UNM Gallup Campus; Gallup, NM
June 21, 2013 Family Centered Care- Parents Reaching Out regional conference. Continued Education Center; Albuquerque NM
July, 2013 Social Determinants of Health and Community-Based health clinic. Presentation to History Graduates from University of West Florida. YCHC, Albuquerque, NM
May 23, 2014Family Centered Care – Presentation at Regional conference Taos, MM organized by Parents Reaching Out. Taos, NM
September 18, 2014 Panel member responding to presentation by Kay Johnson, Ph.D on State and Opportunities of Early Childhood Services in New Mexico. Museum of Natural science, Albuquerque, NM
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